Belmond La Residencia
Sheltered by green mountains on Mallorca’s peaceful north-west coast, Belmond La Residencia is one of Spain’s finest luxury boutique hotels. Its twin manor houses and award-winning spa sit in lush gardens among olive and citrus groves on the edge of the artists’ village of Deià.
Take an art class, explore the region’s cultural treasures by Vespa, hike in the hills… or simply let the hotel pack a picnic on one of its resident donkeys, amble up into the ancient terraces and enjoy a Mallorcan feast with a view.
In the summer months the hotel organises a host of events, from themed music nights to gastronomic discoveries.
Enjoy a complimentary two-hour boat ride, exclusive to Belmond La Residencia guests. Sail along the rugged Mallorcan coastline while exploring the secluded coves.
The excursion includes return transfer to the harbour and refreshments. It runs in the summer only and is bookable upon arrival at the hotel.
Soak up the Mallorcan sun and marvel at the beauty of Deiá whilst swimming in one of the two outdoor pools. Surrounded by the dramatic Tramuntana mountain range, they’re the perfect spot to enjoy a light lunch or refreshing cocktail.
Or discover the heated indoor pool, sauna and Jacuzzi adjacent to the spa.
If you’re seeking a secluded pool experience, Belmond La Residencia offers a selection of suites with private full-size or plunge pools.
Art gallery and sculpture garden
Sa Tafona is the hotel’s acclaimed art gallery, which hosts a variety of exhibitions and performances throughout the year.
Belmond La Residencia is also home to one of Spain’s largest permanent sculpture gardens. The ever-growing display includes pieces by established international sculptors as well as up-and-coming makers.
From elegant bronzes to fun works that children can play with, the sculptures offer a journey of artistic discovery.
The hotel has two superb tennis courts, surrounded by the spectacular Tramuntana mountains overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.
Shayne Tabb is the resident tennis professional and is on hand to help improve your game. He is qualified with TAC, has experience with tennis club development, junior academy training and touring with ATP and ITF players.
Other facilities include a practice hitting wall and a pro-shop.
Offering a superbly equipped gymnasium with sauna and steam room.
The gym offers:
- Free weights
- Cardiovascular machines
- Private training sessions with the on-site personal trainer
- Hotel boutique
- La Tienda, the boutique, offers a wide choice of attractive items, from elegant beach and pool wear to local handicrafts.
- Find hand-painted silks, table cloths woven on an ancient loom in Santa Maria, local glass and ceramics, and olive oil pressed in the city of Soller.
Opening times: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 10-6pm
Hop on the regular shuttle bus, exclusive to Belmond La Residencia guests, and travel down to the warm sun and shimmering sea at Cala Deiá.
Ask at reception for details and departure times.
TRAVELLING WITH CHILDREN
Children under 12 can enjoy a complimentary bed when sharing a room with parents. Meals are charged as taken.